John Muir Trail 2017

Information about our 2017 John Muir Trail hike is included below. Summary information for those wanting the quick version is first, then detailed information with section headings. Some important details, especially with respect to communication, are not contained in the summary. Summary Why (History) – Finishing a bucket list item … Continue reading

Faith and Liberty part two

In response to my previous entry, Tony pointed out my preposterous, if not confusing, statement: “I’m not shocked that fewer than half of the Denver MSA’s 2 Million residents attended this event.” (Note: MSA means Metropolitan Statistical Area) He replies, “This seems to say that although you were not shocked … Continue reading

FSP @ Faith and Liberty conference

The Free State Project had a table at the Faith and Liberty Conference in Denver, CO last Saturday, July 24th, 2010. The Faith and Liberty Conference brought together people who have adopted that seemingly rare (these days) combination of Christian theology and libertarian political philosophy. Chuck Baldwin and Alan Keyes … Continue reading

Flying Cheap and a better alternative

I finally had a chance to view Frontline’s special from February entitled “Flying Cheap“. This program is a little under an hour in length and is worth watching, especially if you’re interested in flying, the aviation business, or government safety regulation. I spent 4 1/2 years flying for a regional … Continue reading

German for pilots

German for Pilots AIRCRAFT–Der Fliegenwagen JET TRANSPORT–Der Muchen Overgrossen Biggenmother Das Ist Fliegen Higherenfaster Mit All Der Mach Und Flightenlevels. (Built by Boeing) PROPELLER–Der Airfloggen Pushenthruster ENGINE–Der Noisenmaken Pistonpusher Das Turnens Der Airfloggenfan Pushenthruster JET ENGINE–Der Schreemen Skullschplitten Firespitten Smokenmaken Airpushenbacken Thrustermaker Mit Compressorssqueezen Und Turbinespinnen Bladenrotors. (Made by Pratt … Continue reading